Education

FACT SHEET: White House Announces New Commitments to Fair Chance Higher Education Pledge

September 15, 2016 Nemes Education

The Obama Administration today announced that 61 higher education institutions and systems have committed to take the Fair Chance Higher Education Pledge, joining the 25 signatories that took the pledge when it was first announced in June. In total …

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State education board hopefuls focused on issues | The Salt Lake …

September 11, 2016 Nemes Education

This year's state school board election is both the first and the last of its kind. For years, candidates were blocked from ballot access – chosen instead by a …

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Maryland Higher Education Commission offers help to ITT Tech students

September 9, 2016 Nemes Education

Looking for answers, they're now being encouraged to contact the Maryland Higher Education Commission. The ITT shutdown came unexpectedly, and many students said it's disheartening.

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Exclusive: Engage Is Out To Revolutionize Education One VR Lesson At A Time

August 30, 2016 Nemes Education

One minute I'm standing in a living room in California and the next I've materalized next to David Whelan, the founder of Immersive VR Education. We're in a museum gallery with stereoscopic 3D images from World War I hanging from the walls. Physically …

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Years of education may protect against dementia

August 19, 2016 Nemes Education

Attaining a higher level of education is considered to be important in order to keep up good cognitive functioning in old age.

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Checks handed out left and right by Vigo County Education Foundation

August 18, 2016 Nemes Education

The highly publicized colony of bats at Sarah Scott Middle School prevented the annual Vigo County Education Foundation mini-grant awards ceremony from taking place there.

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EDlection: 16 Memorable Education Conversations That Erupted Around the Conventions

July 31, 2016 Nemes Education

We knew from the first primary debates last fall that 2016 wasn't likely to be the education election. Candidates had other things to talk about – issues that became increasingly urgent with every new headline about a terrorist attack, police shooting …

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NewsWal-Mart Jumps Firmly Onto the Employee Education Investment Bandwagon

July 22, 2016 Nemes Education

Cengage Learning and Smart Horizons Career Online Education created COHS in 2012 to deliver career-based online education opportunities to adults in the U.S. who don't have a high school diploma. Since then, Wal-Mart is one of many leading …

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State inmate enrollment in education programs rising

June 9, 2016 Nemes Education

In 2013 there were nearly 450 inmates enrolled in the education program at the prison and just three years later there is at least 700.

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YMCA chosen to take over early education center at FSW

May 28, 2016 Nemes Education

The college put out a bid request in April asking childhood education providers to submit proposals to operate the center. Collier Child Care Resources, an early childhood education provider, had been running the center since July 2013. The …

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